Hundreds attend rally at Nathan Bedford Forrest statue

Courtesy of localmemphis.com

MEMPHIS, Tenn (localmemphis.com) – People gathered the Nathan Bedford statue protesting and calling for the removal of the statue.

So far MPD says 6 people are in custody after protesters placed a sheet over the statue more than once.

Protesters marched to 201 Poplar and are now marching back to the statue. We’ll keep you updated.

This is a developing story.

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